This is an unpaid internship position.
We are seeking an editor/writers for our new “OneWorld” Newsletter and Website. OneWorld is a monthly newsletter for the non-profit organization HumanThread that is dedicated to popularizing a culture of peace and nonviolence through art, education and discussion focused on youth.
Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree in Communications, Journalism, English or related field. Demostated skills in the following areas: analysis, research/reporting, writing, verbal communication, editing/proofreading, graphic creation/optimization for online media, newsletter/web site editing and production, and general messaging, quality and standards control of communications pieces. Above all, applicants should be highly self-directed.
Marketing communications experience in a educational environment is desirable, but not required.
Samples of previous work and/or a portfolio may be requested upon interview.
Create content for Newsletter & Web site (Wix flash & HTML website template (no coding needed) - Gather missing information needed to build out newsletter & site - Identify events and happenings of interest around the city that are relevant to the mission of HumanThread (HT) - Interview and write news stories about the happenings at the HumanThread center/gallery or the schools HT serves - Update events calendar and other routine site maintenance tasks - Analyzing existing communication tools and client requests for best application to the Web
Experience with HTML visual and text editors, working knowledge of Photoshop/Imageready, InDesign and other publishing programs desirable but not required.
Excellent collaboration skills.